When I turned 30 I started liking Pearl Jam. I recently turned 35, and for that birthday I was handed an interest in productivity apps.* It isn’t lost on me that I will spend time listening to podcasts or browsing subreddits related to productivity instead of actually working. I’m not even sure why it has become of such… Read more →
I’ve been writing and recording music for awhile but I have always had trouble creating a standard process. As a challenge to develop more efficient songwriting and recording, I gave myself one hour to write and record at least the bare bones of a song. Some people in the past have asked me about my process, so I took notes during… Read more →
My girlfriend started making terrariums recently and I had the idea to try to piece together a little Icelandic(ish) landscape of my own. I used black sand and charcoal from a local tree nursery, and fake moss from a craft store. I’d like to try it with real moss and maybe some black soil eventually.
We are here now. Donald Trump is nearly a lock for the GOP presidential nomination. As I look around wondering how we got here I understand that I am, at least partially, to blame. Let’s take a look back at some of the pivotal moments leading up to the absurdity we are in now. 1992: Donald Trump appears in the… Read more →
He wanted me to smoke pot with him. Well, that’s an overstatement. He wanted someone to smoke pot with him and I was the only one there. For the sake of simplicity I will call him David because I don’t remember how he pronounced his name. He told me he woke up that morning and on a whim decided to… Read more →